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Student Quantity Surveyor (Industrial Placement Year 2022/23)

United Kingdom
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Graduate Programme
Engineering & Technical
28 Jan 2022
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About The Role

Quantity Surveying Year-long Placement

We are inviting applications from Undergraduate Commercial Students looking to join us for their industrial placement year 2022/2023

Commencing Summer 2022, you will be assigned to work with one or more of our Commercial teams engaged on a variety of challenging infrastructure projects varying in value from £300k - £10m such as airports, roads, rail, bridges, sea defence schemes, flood alleviation schemes etc. 

Base location: Various

You will be working in the capacity of a Commercial Assistant and will be assisting the Commercial team of Quantity Surveyors in ensuring that the commercial and contract function operates effectively. Some of your duties may include:

  • Maintaining and creating commercial records
  • Administering sub-contractors, including payments, orders, insurances
  • Preparing and assisting with cost capture and report writing for presentation to senior team members
  • Assisting with contract drafting and administration
  • Undertaking project administration and record keeping
  • Interacting with other project disciplines for timely recording of information
About You:

  • You must be studying a full-time degree which is relevant to Quantity Surveying and/or Construction Management and be eligible to work in the UK.
  • Proactive and personable approach 
  • Ability to work in high pressure environments and within a team
  • Practical, problem solving and engineering abilities 
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills
  • Full driving licence

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company van with fuel card 
  • Unparalleled ‘hands on’ commercial experience within the civil engineering for Transport Infrastructure
  • Mentor and buddy system
  • Support and development tailored to individuals needs
  • Fast track entry to our Graduate Development programme when you finish University

So, if you want to experience working for a successful Contractor who will help you progress your career and develop your talent, then look no further.

** Dyer and Butler are an Equal Opportunities Employer **